Effective eLearning Voiceover Audio: Sell It!

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Do you think your eLearning is going to change behavior if it is boring, and contains lackluster voiceover that's delivered in a monotone? The first rule of an effective voiceover is "sell it." Voiceover is like acting or singing. Technology. The technology, including the processing of audio and video for streaming, will suck the energy out of your presentation. e-learning eLearning voiceover audioby Jeff Hanley.

PowerPoint: Text-to-Speech Voiceover Tools

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You could, of course, record a voiceover in PowerPoint, but maybe you have a cold and your voice isn't up to par. Several new tools allow you to type the text you would normally say, and have text-to-speech technology (TTS) generate the voiceover for you. Later, if the content changes, editing the typed text will be way easier than re-recording an entire voiceover. PS: Need some crafting that voiceover text?

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eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?

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I received an email asking the following: What specific advice can you give about the kind of microphone to purchase for making good quality audio narrations to accompany my Captivate training sessions, minimizing echo and other audio problems? each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. On occasion I record voiceovers at home on my laptop. That gives me awesome, studio quality sound. by Kevin Siegel.

eLearning Voiceover: Best ways to select the apt voice over for your course


Voice selection has the power to diminish or elevate the quality of the training. We are all very familiar with today’s technology. Depending on your content, the voiceover would vary. CHRP-INDIA specializes in voiceover for eLearning.

eLearning Localization – Details to Consider


With the technological advancement and the possibility to access eLearning platforms through every device, it is natural to see growth in both demand and supply. In order to achieve it you need to find the best available resources that will guarantee the high quality of your training.

Effective Video Training – Breaking it down

Dashe & Thomson

In this post and others, Ross points out several characteristics that make for quality learning videos: • Match the visuals, titles, and voiceover – a seamless integration of these elements seems effortless.

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How Can You Begin Building Video Animation on a Budget?


However, it is obvious that in order for a video to begin to perform all these functions and be an effective tool for your business, it must be of high quality. All subsequent steps will not make sense unless you create a quality script.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less


Your SME can double up as your audio-voiceover artist. This rough-cut can then be transcribed and edited to create the final script for the audio-voiceover. Choose the one that comes well recommended and is aligned to the available hardware/software technologies at the user-end.

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Writing & Grammar: Anatomy of a Rewrite

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

will  present an overview  of environmental IT-enabled quality measurement, Section 3.2 will  describe possibilities for the next generation of environmental IT-enabled quality measurement, and some  critical challenges to achieving the next generation of environmental IT-enabled quality measurement will be highlighted in Section 3.3. It seems to me that it would make more sense if it were "IT-enabled environmental quality measurement."

When Should You Use Video in eLearning?

eLearning Brothers

Keep the content current, and make sure you’re using the latest technology so that you can ensure the video downloads quickly. Can we create a quality video? If you can’t create a quality video, don’t bother. Lights, camera, action…everyone loves a video!

Microphones and Audio Information

Tony Karrer

that were asking about quality differences between a Blue Snowball mic and SHURE mics. The keywords on the left are highly related to audio as well, so I'll drill down to pages on Audio Voiceover or Audio Microphone. eLearning Technology.

Design Learning Experiences – Not Instructional Presentations

Origin Learning

I remember when the Word document was the all-powerful tool, the template for the storyboard with its neatly structured boxes/placeholders to add on-screen text, voiceover text, and instructions for the graphic designer all fine-tuned.

5 Translation Trends to Watch Out for in 2017

CommLab India

Savvy organizations are looking at translating the voiceover in multiple languages, to keep costs down while catering to a diverse workforce. . They will have a well-planned strategy that will ensure quality and reliability of the translation, which keeps up with the trends.

9 Ways to Boost Remote Sales Productivity


While the right technology can make remote work more accessible across different countries and time zones, 54% of HR leaders in a recent Gartner snap poll indicated that poor technology and/or infrastructure is the biggest barrier to effective remote working. Pro Tip: Use mobile access and video sharing technology to extend managers’ reach, maximize time, and accomplish as much or more as they normally could during a ride-along. Adopt the Right Technology.

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Keeping Video Content Up To Date

TechSmith Camtasia

Bonus Tip: Using Voice Generation Technology. We have recently seen great advances in the field of voice generation technology (speech synthesis) and its quality is getting better by the day. Example: IBM’s Watson Voice Technology was used to generate the voiceover.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

This ensures that the sound source and playback options are set correctly as well as bit-rate, quality indicators and so on. In this case, I’m selecting the SigmaTel sound card, which takes input from the microphone that I’m going to use to record some voiceover narration.

Fantastic Five: Know Your E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

The asset store is constantly updated, which helps developers enhance the quality of the courses. The intuitive quality of this interface helps create simple courses without any programming knowledge. Videos do not give high-quality output. Learning Technology

Writing & Grammar: Use of Colons with Complete Sentences

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Exceed the stated quality standards. Preference orderings and endowments are a good abstraction of consumers '  production sets ; hence,  and they give an idea of the level of technology use within a firm. Jennie teaches two writing classes:  Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts  and  eLearning: Writing Effective Scripts.

Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing – Part 2

Magic EdTech

This second blog will discuss how technology entrepreneurs facilitated the implementation and reach of the workflow. . The tool enables collaborative development and collaborative reviews, decreasing time to market while increasing content quality. Voiceover technology and other features allow built-in accessibility. Machine learning based test driven approach – TO IMPROVE AND ENHANCE CONTENT QUALITY.

Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

Investing time and money on the development of high quality eLearning and implementing a fancy LMS is not enough to guarantee an experience your learners are going to enjoy. So they had to replace the voiceover for the whole course, which was an unfortunate waste of time and money.

E-Learning Localization – It’s All About the Details


With the technological advancement and the possibility to access e-learning platforms through every device, it is natural to see growth in both demand and supply. In order to achieve it you need to find the best available resources that will guarantee the high quality of your training.

5 Things to Remember for Translating Your Training Material

CommLab India

Ensure the quality of the source content that needs to be translated . Training managers and other stakeholders often focus on scope, language, technology, goals and other topics during the translation kick-off. Give them enough time to produce quality output .

How to Convert Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to E-Learning


Make sure that the video is not too long and that it is high quality. Do a professional voiceover. In line with the above point, a professional voiceover is also an important asset of a high quality e-learning course.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

Choose technology wisely. How do you manage that content quality aspect? In addition, we offer traditional elearning courses that look like a PowerPoint deck with voiceovers and assessments and those types of things. WELCOME TO EPISODE 22 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

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Why your Business needs an LMS for Performance Support


Although performance support and online training are two different instructional entities, thanks to the technological advancement the learning management systems (LMS) can be leveraged to blend some aspects of performance support into online training effortlessly.

Turning your face-to-face training into e-learning: Planning and development


It’s now time to get down to the actual business – planning and developing the online material so you end up with a quality finished product, ready to start taking enrollments and share some knowledge.

How to Develop Cost Effective Game Applications for the iPhone

Upside Learning

The application should include the use of voiceover audio as one interface to communicate feedback to user. •. Tags: Game Based Learning Innovation Learning Technology audioqueue service Casual Games Development Games IPhone Technology

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The E-Learning Department of One: Four Survival Skills Needed to Succeed

SHIFT eLearning

Yet more difficulties arise when instructions are ambiguous, there are glitches in technology, and applications are cumbersome. Most eLearning courses include voiceover audio, video, photos, music and animations.

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Learning From the World’s Biggest Brands, How to Consult, and Scaling Up a Niche Course Subscription Platform with Gary Fox of WP Slide Sync


It is a very large industry, and with the current technology it is easier than ever to become a voice-over artist. So, voiceover is used pretty much everywhere. You get people doing voiceover for ads. And he does The X Factor voiceover here.

Part II : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?


The bandwidth just wasn’t there and for several years, and the alternative of sending out “training in a box” with a DVD with its production and distribution costs paled in comparison to quickly developing a few pages of text, static images, and later voiceover. Part 2 of Part 4.

Wired for speech

Clive on Learning

I was looking for relevance to learning technologies and I wasn't disappointed. The central premise is as follows: 'As a number of experiments show, the human brain rarely makes distinctions between speaking to a machine - even those with very poor speech understanding and low-quality speech production - and speaking to a person.

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Custom E-Learning Design

Designing Digitally

Voiceover talent selection. Quality assurance. Detailed technology testing. With custom E-Learning design , we help companies and government agencies create the right environments for employees to expand their skills and learn critical tasks they need to do their jobs safely.

How to Animate Your Lesson Videos with eLearning Video Creator Kim Merritt


Some course creators start without much of a teaching background, or even a technology background, but they’re experts in a given field. We’ve got some technology geeks here. Like, what kind of gears involved, or like how do you record the voiceover?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. Accessibility advocate Karl Groves makes the argument that what website accessibility really boils down to is “quality of work.” An accessible website means a high-quality website.

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos


After shooting a video with your smartphone, you may need to edit it for better quality and give it more awesomeness. After that, you add your photos, videos (you can capture video from within the app) and audio files (insert or record a voiceover).